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Saturday, September 27, 2008:
Braves 11, Astros 5
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Anderson, J, CF5233010.295
Prado, 3B5220002.326
Johnson, K, 2B5120011.285
Kotchman, 1B4220102.273
Francoeur, RF5333022.240
Jones, B, LF5023014.267
Sammons, C5010023.148
Lillibridge, SS5022012.195
Parr, P3110013.250
Nunez, V, P0000000.000
a-Norton, PH1000010.263
Acosta, M, P0000000.000
Julio, P0000000.000
b-Jones, C, PH1000001.364
Gonzalez, M, P0000000.000
Totals4411181111020.271
a-Struck out for Nunez, V in the 7th. b-Flied out for Julio in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matsui, K, 2B4110111.296
Bourn, CF5110022.229
Tejada, M, SS5111003.284
Berkman, 1B4011012.313
Blum, 3B4011012.240
Pence, RF3111001.270
Wigginton, LF4000002.284
Quintero, C3120100.226
Backe, P0000000.277
Cassel, Ja, P1000001.222
a-Saccomanno, PH1011000.250
Borkowski, P0000000.000
b-Newhan, PH1000010.252
Nieve, P0000000.000
Wright, W, P0000000.000
c-Erstad, PH1000011.276
Geary, P0000000.000
Totals365952715.263
a-Doubled for Cassel, Ja in the 4th. b-Struck out for Borkowski in the 6th. c-Struck out for Wright, W in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Francoeur 2 (33, Backe, Cassel, Ja), Jones, B (10, Backe), Lillibridge (6, Borkowski).
3B: Lillibridge (1, Geary).
HR: Anderson, J 2 (3, 1st inning off Backe, 0 on, 0 out; 2nd inning off Backe, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Parr; Jones, B 3; Kotchman 2; Francoeur 5; Sammons; Prado 2; Anderson, J 9; Lillibridge 5; Johnson, K 2.
RBI: Anderson, J 3 (12), Jones, B 3 (17), Francoeur 3 (71), Lillibridge 2 (8).
2-out RBI: Jones, B 2; Lillibridge 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sammons; Parr; Prado; Jones, C.
GIDP: Jones, B.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Lillibridge (5, fielding).
DP: 2 (Johnson, K-Lillibridge-Kotchman, Lillibridge-Johnson, K-Kotchman).

BATTING
2B: Quintero (6, Parr), Saccomanno (1, Parr), Bourn (10, Parr), Tejada, M (38, Parr).
HR: Pence (25, 2nd inning off Parr, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Blum; Tejada, M 2; Quintero 3; Berkman; Saccomanno 2; Bourn 2; Pence 4; Matsui, K.
RBI: Pence (83), Berkman (106), Saccomanno (2), Tejada, M (66), Blum (53).
2-out RBI: Berkman; Saccomanno.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui, K; Blum.
GIDP: Tejada, M, Wigginton.
Team RISP: 4-for-8.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Berkman (18, 2nd base off Acosta, M/Sammons).

FIELDING
DP: (Tejada, M-Berkman).

AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Parr4.18542014.84
Nunez, V(W, 1-2)1.20000103.86
Acosta, M1.00000303.57
Julio1.01000103.60
Gonzalez, M1.00000204.28
Totals9.09542714.47
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Backe(L, 9-14)1.18881126.05
Cassel, Ja2.24110205.64
Borkowski2.03000207.50
Nieve1.00000308.44
Wright, W1.00000205.01
Geary1.03220002.53
Totals9.018111111024.39
WP: Acosta, M, Backe.
HBP: Pence (by Julio).
Pitches-strikes: Parr 86-54, Nunez, V 17-13, Acosta, M 19-12, Julio 7-5, Gonzalez, M 15-10, Backe 42-27, Cassel, Ja 47-32, Borkowski 29-18, Nieve 16-11, Wright, W 12-8, Geary 21-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Parr 5-8, Nunez, V 2-1, Acosta, M 1-0, Julio 1-0, Gonzalez, M 1-0, Backe 0-2, Cassel, Ja 3-1, Borkowski 2-0, Nieve 0-0, Wright, W 1-0, Geary 0-2.
Batters faced: Parr 23, Nunez, V 5, Acosta, M 4, Julio 4, Gonzalez, M 3, Backe 13, Cassel, Ja 11, Borkowski 9, Nieve 3, Wright, W 3, Geary 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Nunez, V 1-0, Cassel, Ja 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Ed Hickox. 1B: CB Bucknor. 2B: Joe West. 3B: Ed Rapuano.
Weather: 85 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:57.
Att: 37,491.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
September 27, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media